Policy documents

Conditions of Use

The Conditions of Use policy applies to all library service points operated by Dunedin City Council.

Collection Development Policy

The purpose of this policy is to present the policies determining the selection, maintenance, retention, and disposal of materials in the collections of Dunedin Public Libraries.

Community Noticeboards & Petition Guidelines

Dunedin Public Libraries provide display space and notice boards free of charge to individuals and groups who wish to promote their activities and express their opinions through this medium.

Internet Access Policy

The Internet Access policy outlines the public access Internet services conditions of use.

Learning Support Policy

The Library Learning Support Policy outlines the range of strategies employed by the Dunedin Public Libraries to support the pre-primary, primary and secondary educational institutions across Dunedin City.

Research Charges Policy

Research is defined as in-depth work done by Library staff on behalf of a client, at the client's request. This is an added value service for which there is a charge. The policy sets out the terms and conditions as they apply to both city and non-city residents and ratepayers.

Preservation Statement - Heritage Collections

The Dunedin City Council’s Activity Management Plan - Libraries 2012/13 outlines the purpose and responsibilities of the Library in relation to its service to the citizens of Dunedin City.

Unaccompanied Child and Youth Guidelines

Information for caregivers about leaving children unaccompanied in our libraries.